What Happened on February 20, 1965

Historical Events

  • Beatles record "That Means A Lot"; unhappy with the results, it was given to P.J. Proby to record, the Beatles version was unreleased until 1996 on Anthology 2
  • Ranger 8 makes hard landing on the Moon, returns photos, other data
  • Turkish government of Uerguplu forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Federica Moro, Carate Brianza Italy, Miss Italy (1982)

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Immler, German actor (Zapata's Gang, Madame DuBarry), dies at 85
1965 Highlights

About February 20, 1965

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: This Diamond Ring - Gary Lewis And The Playboys
  • UK #1 Song: I'll Never Find Another You - Seekers